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Ready to Shut up the Jews: Goebbels in the Sportpalast at Berlin
on February 10, 1933

 

Goebbels' Intro to Hitler's Proclamation to the German Nation

 


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It follows the English translation of the German transcript of Joseph Goebbels' opening remarks that introduced Adolf Hitler's Proclamation to the German Nation, delivered at the Sportpalast in Berlin, Germany - February 10, 1933.



 

Joseph Goebbels - Sportpalast Berlin - February 10, 1933 My national comrades!


Before the meeting begins I would just like to take notice of a few articles from the Berlin press which assert that I shouldn't be allowed to broadcast over the German radio, since I'm too insignificant, too small, and too much of a habitual liar to address the whole w